Melissa Larocque
    Melissa Larocque


    Valleyfield, Quebec, Canada

    High School:
    John Rennie

    Last College:
    John Abbott College





    Swimming and Diving places 10 on MVC Scholar-Athlete Team

    All three perfect 4.0 GPAs in the conference from SIU


    Larocque earns MVC Leadership & Service Award

    Larocque holds 3.748 GPA in elementary education


    MVC Championship Day Three Preliminaries

    SIU takes three of the top four times in the 200 back


    Swimming and diving places third at the MVC Championship

    Brumley earns MVC's Elite 18 honor


    MVC Championship: Day Two Finals

    Salukis remain in third place heading into final day of competition.


    • Three-time MVC Scholar-Athlete team selection.
    • Three-time honorable mention All-Conference selection.
    • Earned the MVC Leadership & Service Award for the winter 2012-13 season.

    2012-13 (Senior): Honorable mentions All-Conference Selection...Member of the MVC Scholar-Athlete Team...Competed in eight meets...Scored in the 100- and 200-yard breaststrokes at the MVC Championship...Posted top-five times in the 100- and 200-yard breast at the Phoenix Fall Classic...Had three top-three finishes, including second-place finishes in the 100 and 200 breast in a double dual with Washington (Mo.) and Rhodes College... Earned the MVC Leadership & Service Award for the winter season.

    2011-12 (Junior): Honorable mention All-MVC selection...Competed in 11 meets...Scored in all three events at the MVC Championships...Placed seventh in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:05.94), fifth in the 200-yard breaststroke (2:22.84) and 14th in the 200-yard individual medley (2:10.14)...MVC Scholar-Athlete team selection.

    2010-11 (Sophomore): Competed in nine meets...Competed in the 200 individual medley, 100 butterfly and 200 butterfly at the MVC Championships, finishing 12th in the 200 fly...MVC Scholar Athlete team selection.

    2009-10 (Freshman): Received All-MVC Honorable Mention honors...Recorded four third-place finishes...Set career-best times in the 200 and 400 IM and the 200 fly at the conference championships.

    High School: Honor student earned Sport-Études Award...Taught a gym and swim program for special-needs children.

    Personal: Elementary education major...Has one brother, Jamie...Daughter of Michel Larocque and Linda Haworth...Born June 20, 1990, in Ormstown, Quebec.